# cian lynch

Last month
February 2023
# Team news
Cian Lynch down to start as Limerick team named for Clare clash
The two-time Hurler of the Year will also captain the team.
Last year
# Limerick
Relief over Casey knee injury, Cian Lynch comeback and €2.3m spending on county teams
Selector Donal O’Grady on the injury news surrounding Limerick’s stars.
# Blow
'You're dealing with grief really, you have to accept it' - Cian Lynch facing three months out with injury
‘The initial disappointment is huge but all you can do is pick yourself up,’ he said about missing the All-Ireland final.
# Waiting Game
Limerick face anxious wait over fresh injury doubt for Cian Lynch
2021 Hurler of the Year has picked up an ankle injury in training.
# Lovely Hurling
Tony Kelly: 'Having Brian Cody and the Kilkenny lads’ experience is obviously a plus'
The Treaty are chasing three in-a-row, and Kilkenny stand in their way.
# cian lynch
Cian Lynch's challenging summer - 'I’m just grateful I was able to get back'
The Limerick star has battled a hamstring injury before returning against Galway.
# huge loss
Hamstring injury rules Limerick's Cian Lynch out of rest of Munster SHC
The star midfielder picked up the injury against Waterford.
# Reaction
NUIG thankful to Croke Park officials as Cian Lynch's red card is rescinded
The Limerick star was sent off by Fergal Horgan in the recent Fitzgibbon Cup final defeat to UL.
# Seeing Red
NUIG to appeal Cian Lynch's controversial red card from Fitzgibbon final
Lynch was sent-off late on in the decider in Carlow.
# Fitzgibbon Cup
Lynch and Niland impress as NUI Galway claim victory over UCC
Nine points separated the teams in Dangan.
All time
# The42 Reads
'He makes it look so easy' - Limerick's brightest hurling star and his road to greatness
In a year of Limerick dominance, Cian Lynch stood out as the best hurler in the country.
# Awards Season
Limerick's Cian Lynch and Tyrone's Kieran McGeary named 2021 Hurler and Footballer of the Year
Kilkenny’s Eoin Cody and Mayo’s Oisin Mullin collected the Young Player of the Year awards.
# nominees
Six women included on RTÉ Sportsperson of the Year 2021 shortlist
The winner will be announced on Saturday, 18 December,
# Shortlist
Limerick trio nominated for 2021 Hurler of the Year award
It’s a Clare, Cork and Kilkenny battle for the Young Hurler of the Year award.
# No Word
'I haven't looked at that stuff' - Limerick star Lynch on backroom team rumours
There were reports of changes on the horizon in the All-Ireland winning set-up.
# Best of the best
All-Ireland champions Limerick dominate Sunday Game Team of the Year
The panel also selected one player from each of Cork, Waterford, Kilkenny and Clare.
# Joy
'Life is short and this is what it's all about' - Cian Lynch
The 25-year-old star registered 0-6 points in today’s All-Ireland final.
# Limerick leaders
Limerick hit 33 points and 20 wides as dominant display secures win over Cork
A 0-33 to 2-19 win tonight for the champions at the Gaelic Grounds.
# defending champs
Discipline issues, media scrutiny and a target on their backs — Limerick's rocky start to 2021
The All-Ireland champions are yet to win a game this season, but Cian Lynch says they’re not a side under pressure.
# hotshot
'It was an honour' - 5 years since teenage Cian Lynch's stunning debut against Clare
Lynch and Limerick face the Banner again this weekend as the Munster hurling championship kicks-off.
# Green Light
'It's a massive sense of safety for each player' - Hurling stars back GAA championship start
Tony Kelly and Cian Lynch are happy to see Sunday’s Munster hurling clash set to go ahead.
# flip the script
Limerick boss Kiely shakes it up with eight changes as Cian Lynch marked absent
The Treaty face Westmeath on Sunday.
# Ready to go
Limerick make 6 changes for Waterford encounter
The team includes two debutants.
# Year in Review
Limerick brought the fun back to the inter-county game while ending the famine
2018 will be remembered as a glorious year for hurling while many of Limerick’s young stars became household names.
# top gong
Another long Limerick wait ends as Cian Lynch is named 2018 Hurler of the Year
The Patrickswell man saw off stiff competition to land the award.
# Lynch
'Lads are on Instagram and Snapchat, but they're forgetting they can go out and express themselves'
PwC All-Stars Hurler of the Year Cian Lynch isn’t one for conforming to social norms.
# dedicated
'It was my own choice. Nobody ever told me not to drink, I just never got into it'
Limerick midfielder Cian Lynch discusses being a teetotaler, his strong faith and his memories from their All-Ireland success.
# Stars Of The Show
Galway pair and Limerick midfielder nominated in battle for 2018 Hurler of the Year
Joe Canning, Cian Lynch and Padraic Mannion have been recognised for their performances this season.
# That Special Feeling
Cian Lynch: 'My own mother hopped the old fence. I just turned around, she grabbed me.'
The post-match scenes were savoured by the Limerick hurler yesterday.
# Ready to go
Declan Hannon among three changes for Limerick side to play Dublin
David Reidy and Barry Murphy also come in following the comprehensive win over Offaly.
# Confidence boost
Cian Lynch and Kyle Hayes fit to start as Limerick unchanged for U21 final against Kilkenny
The pair were doubts following the semi-final win over Galway.
# Wise Words
'Hurling is all instinct. We forget and think we have to be robots at times'
Limerick U21 star Cian Lynch takes a refreshing approach to the game.
# Champions
'You can see Limerick are dying for silverware...We've bigger and better things ahead'
Cian Lynch, Aaron Gillane and Colin Ryan were speaking after Limerick’s U21 Munster final win over Cork.
# spreading the gospel
Heard the one about a Limerick hurler, John Terry and a Dubai swimming pool?
How has this tale not surfaced before now?
# Shannonsiders
Where does Limerick hurling stand after last night's Munster U21 success?
Last night’s victory over Clare was a massive boost for the county.
# Cian And Able
'We're going into the lion's den' - Cian Lynch on facing Clare in Ennis
The boy wonder looks ahead to tonight’s Munster U21 hurling final.
# Rising Star
Lynch the sole senior panellist in Limerick U21 side for Munster semi-final
Limerick have home advanrtage tomorrow night.
# Derby Day
6 talking points ahead of Limerick and Tipperary's Munster hurling semi-final
The two counties face off at the Gaelic Grounds on Sunday.
# Managing Hype
'This is tough, it’s ruthless and we’ll try to mind him as best we can' - Limerick's teenage talent
Limerick boss TJ Ryan has plenty praise for Cian Lynch but urges caution.
# Rise To The Top
Limerick's teenage star on that breastfeeding story, the Semple Coliseum and fame
Cian Lynch has been one of the breakout players of the championship to date.